Discover Mie’s history and art! We will present 3 exhibitions for you to visit and enjoy this summer!

三重県の歴史やアートに触れてみませんか? 夏休みに楽しめる3つの展示を紹介します。

When leaving your house, please take the necessary preventive measures against Covid-19.

  1. Exhibition “Restored costumes and ceremonial space for princesses ~Experience the luxurious and brilliant world of the dynasties~” (Saigen! Hime-gimi no Kukan ~Ouchou no Hanayagi to Kagayaki no Sekai he~ – 再現!姫君の空間~王朝の華やぎと輝きの世界へ)
  • Place
    Saiku Rekishi Hakubutsukan Special Exhibition Room (斎宮歴史博物館) – Mie-ken Taki-gun Meiwa-cho Takegawa 503)
  • Period
    July 10 (Saturday) to September 5 (Sunday) 2021

9:30 am to 5:00 pm (admission allowed until 4:30 pm)

Closed days: every Monday except August 9th and August 10th

  • Contents

See costumes and spaces where women lived during the Heian era, including an example of the uchide (打出)* of a princess, restored and reproduced based on painted scrolls and stories of the time.

* Uchide (打出) is the practice of showing part of the hem and sleeves of a princess’s ornate clothes from under their blinds.

For more details, go to:

  • Contact
    Mie-ken Saiku Rekishi Hakubutsukan
    Tel: 0596-52-3800 (in Japanese only)
  1. Exhibition planned for the special exhibition hall: “Uranaka Koichi Picture Book Original Painting – The beginning of excitement” (Uranaka Kouichi Ehon Genga-tem Wakuwaku no Hajimari – 浦中こういち絵本原画展 わくわくのはじまり)
  • Place

Mie Kenritsu Kumano Kodo Center Special Exhibition Room (三重県立熊野古道センター) – Mie-ken Owase-shi Mukai 12-4)

  • Period

June 26 (Saturday) to September 12 (Sunday) 2021, from 10am to 5pm

  • Entrance fee
  • Contents

Exhibition of films, paper plate theaters and drawings by children’s story writer and illustrator Uranaka Kouichi, a native of Odai in Mie.  Discover the world of Uranaka’s art, inspired by interactions with children.

Mie Kenritsu Kumano Kodo Center

Tel: 0597-25-2666 (in Japanese only)

  1. Exhibition by Miquel Barceló, the Spanish genius who enchants the world
  • Place
    Mie Kenritsu Bijutsukan (三重県立美術館) – Mie-ken Tsu-shi Odai-cho 11)
  • Period
    August 14 (Saturday) to October 24 (Sunday) 2021

9:30 am to 5:00 pm (admission allowed until 4:30 pm)

Closed days: every Monday except September 20th and September 21st (Tuesday)

  • Entrance fee
    Adults: ¥1.000 – Students: ¥800 – Students below high school level: Free
  • Contents

The first retrospective exhibition held in Japan of the dynamic and imaginative works by Miquel Barceló, who was inspired by nature. More than 90 pieces of art, including paintings, sculptures, and ceramics will be exhibited from his early days to the present, showcasing the full range of the artist.

For more details, go to:

  • Contact

Mie Kenritsu Bijutsukan
Tel: 059-227-2100 (in Japanese only)

When leaving your house, please take the necessary preventive measures against Covid-19

Vacancies for Metal Molding Course of Tsu Technical School October 2021

金属成形科 2021年度 10月入校生の募集

*Recruitment information in other language (Japanese, Portuguese, Spanish, English) is also available at the bottom of the page.

Target employment place・Contents of work

  • Iron structure = welding, machining and thin metal sheets processing
  • Metal pieces production = welding and press working
  • Architectural sheet metal = sheet metal processing


  1. JIS welding certification (SA-2F basic grade)
  2. Certification of skill training course of gas welding registered by <Mie Labor Bureau Director Registration Teacher Institution (Mie Labor Bureau No. 17-4)>
  3. Certification of safety and health special education in Arc Welding.
  4. Certificate of completion of the Special Grinder and Grinder Replacement Course
  5. Sininging sertipiko ng kurso sa pagsasanay sa kasanayan <Rehistrasyon ng pagsasanay sa institusyon ng Ministry of Labor (Mie Labor Bureau No. 20-2)>
  • Number of participants: 10
  • Training period
    October 7, 2021 (Thursday) – March 4, 2022 (Friday) – 6 months
    (Except Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and days on which the prescribed training is not conducted)
    Training time: 8:30 ~ 15:40
  • Cost
    Tuition is FREE
    At the time of the entrance procedure, work expenditure, protective equipment, disaster insurance etc. will cost 20,000 yen
    For those who will take the JIS welding license, the exam fee is approx. 26,000 yen
  • Target Participants
    Those who are motivated to acquire skills and find employment in the metal forming department, who fall under any of the following:
    1 – A foreign nationals who have a status of residence with no restrictions on employment activities
    ※ However, they must have a daily conversation level in Japanese, and can read and write Hiragana
    2 – Those who do not have work experience or less experience
  • Vocational training entrance screening
    Those who wish to join the training must participate in the entrance examination.
  1. Entrance Selection Date
    First entry screening: August 30, 2021 (Monday)
    Second entry screening: September 14, 2021 (Tuesday)
    Third Entry screening: September 27, 2021 (Monday)
    (Please note that the second and third screening will not be implemented if the number of participants has already reached the capacity.)
  2. For those who wish to participate in the entrance examination, please consult the Public Employment Security Office (Hello Work).
    In addition, please contact the school by 5 pm the day before the entrance selection day.
  3. The entrance examination content is suitability test, hiragana test, individual interview.
  4. Please come to the Tsu technical school by 9 o’clock on the day of the opening date.
  5. On the examination day be sure to bring:
    Writing material (black ballpoint pen, pencil, eraser)
    Personal Seal (Shachihata model will not be accepted)
    Residence card (only for foreign nationals)
    Hello Work Card and one of the following:
    (1)For those receiving unemployment insurance, the KOYO HOKEN JUKYU SHIKAKUSHA-SHO
    (2) For those who graduated from a new high school, a survey form (for employment)
    (3)Employment consultation card if you graduated from a new junior high school,
    (4) For those other than mentioned above, bring identification card (car license, health insurance card, etc.)
  • Admission procedure
    (1) A school decision notice will be mailed to successful applicants.
    (2) Enclose the enrollment decision notification letter and mail the document “For those planning to enter the school”. Please proceed according to the entrance procedure described in that document.
    (3) We can not respond to inquiries about entry acceptance by phone etc.
  •  Closest access through public transport
    JR= 15 min on foot from Takachaya Station
    Kintetsu= get off at Hisai station, higashi guchi (west exit), take a bus from Sanko bus to Kumozu Koukan-cho or Karasu Koen, get off at Takachaya Danchi Mae and walk for 5 minutes.
  • Place for information, registration and course performing
    〒514-0817 Tsu-shi, Takachaya Komori-cho 1176-2 Mie Kenritsu Tsu Kouto Gijutsu Gakko
    Kinzoku Seikei-ka Nyukou Tanto: Kato, Maeda (people in charge of metal modeling course)
    TEL 059-234-3135  FAX 059-234-3668